Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for PROC SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PROC SQL over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAS SQL Procedure (PROC SQL)
England > South West
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 200 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - -
Contract jobs citing PROC SQL 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.018% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 0.044% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
South West median daily rate £453 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.67% - -
England median daily rate £453 £375 -
% change year-on-year +20.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

PROC SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2134 2290 2532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.15% 40.42% 38.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1306 1496 1700
South West median daily rate £388 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.73% -1.33% +2.74%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £263
90th Percentile £525 £525 £495
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 149 167
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £19.90 £20.40 £25.65
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.00 £51.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £38.63 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.56% +3.00% +17.24%

PROC SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PROC SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for PROC SQL in the South West

PROC SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PROC SQL in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for PROC SQL in the South West

PROC SQL
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PROC SQL within the South West region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -6 7 £455 +21.33%
Gloucestershire - 2 £450 -
PROC SQL
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PROC SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for PROC SQL.

1 9 (100.00%) SAS
1 9 (100.00%) ProC
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Base SAS
3 5 (55.56%) Change Management
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (33.33%) Netezza
5 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 3 (33.33%) SDLC
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) SAS Macro
6 2 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (11.11%) Banking

PROC SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Base SAS
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) ProC
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) SAS Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Netezza Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Macro
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Netezza
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle